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Judge Approves $153M Settlement with Fannie, KPMG

A federal judge has approved a $153 million settlement of a securities fraud lawsuit against Fannie Mae and KPMG brought by shareholders of the mortgage giant.

12/06/2013

JP Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon Testifies at a House Financial Services Hearing on June 19, 2012. (Getty Images)

JPMorgan Paying $5.1 Billion In Fannie, Freddie Deal

JPMorgan Chase has agreed to pay $5.1 billion to resolve claims that it misled Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac about risky home loans and mortgage securities it sold them before the housing market collapsed.

10/26/2013

The government has reported a $97.6 billion deficit for July but remains on track to post its lowest annual budget gap in five years. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

US Budget Deficit Down 37.6 Percent Through July, Lowest In 5 Years

The government has reported a $97.6 billion deficit for July but remains on track to post its lowest annual budget gap in five years.

08/12/2013

The headquarters of Freddie Mac are seen on Oct. 21, 2010 in McLean, Va. (credit: McNamee/Getty Images)

Freddie Mac Earns $5 Billion In Second-Quarter

Freddie Mac earned $5 billion from April through June, the seventh straight profitable quarter for the mortgage giant.

08/07/2013

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Obama to Urge Congress to Shutter Fannie, Freddie

President Barack Obama, seeking to buffer taxpayers from future housing market downturns, will urge Congress this week to back bipartisan efforts to shutter Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the mortgage-giants bailed out by the government in 2008.

08/05/2013

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Making Sense Of Obama’s Housing Market

Is the Obama administration failing the housing market? Maybe.

03/06/2013

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Ex-CEO Greenberg: Don’t Blame Me For AIG Failure

Four and a half years after insurance giant AIG collapsed, leading to the biggest bailout of the financial crisis, former CEO Hank Greenberg has one message: Don’t blame me.

02/28/2013

A "Notice to Vacate" is seen in the window of a foreclosed home in Glendale, Calif., on Aug. 14, 2012. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/GettyImages

Bipartisan Report Calls For Elimination Of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac

A new federal housing report is calling for the elimination of mortgage lenders Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

02/26/2013

A federal report states that government oversight on Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac salaries is "inadequate." (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Fed Report: ‘Inadequate’ Government Oversight On Fannie, Freddie

A government report finds median pay for nearly 2,000 senior managers at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac exceeded $200,000 last year.

12/10/2012

Fannie Mae posted its second quarterly gain since being taken over by the government during the 2008 crisis.

Fannie Mae Earns $2.2 Billion In Second Quarter

Fannie Mae earned $2.2 billion from April through June, its second quarterly gain in net income since being taken over by the government during the 2008 financial crisis.

08/13/2012

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